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PBHS Class of 1972 to host reunion in Memphis

Aug 20, 2014 3:08pm

The Pine Bluff High School Class of 1972 will hold its reunion on Aug. 29-30 in Memphis, Tenn.

The class will honor all veterans who graduated in 1972. Veterans who plan to attend the...

Sulphur Springs UMC to host Senior Adult Day

Aug 20, 2014 3:08pm

Sulphur Springs United Methodist Church, 9238 Sulphur Springs Road, will hold its monthly Senior Adult Day at 10 a.m. Friday in the church’s Christian Community Center.

There will be a...

Pryor to deliver $10 million to arsenal

Aug 20, 2014 2:08pm

LITTLE ROCK — U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor will deliver $10 million to the Pine Bluff Arsenal at 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21.

As a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, Pryor helped secure...


Sheriff takes ice bucket challenge

Aug 20, 2014 2:08pm

Jefferson County Sheriff Gerald Robinson completed the ALS Ice Bucket challenge Wednesday to raise awareness and support for the debilitating disease.

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is...

Learn more about landlord-tenant laws

Aug 20, 2014 1:08pm

LITTLE ROCK – Young Arkansas consumers settling into their first apartments and the landlords who rent to them both have responsibilities and protections under Arkansas law. The same goes for the...

County offices to close Labor Day

Aug 20, 2014 1:08pm

Jefferson County offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, in observance of Labor Day.

On Friday, Aug. 29, all county offices will be closed except for the assessor and tax collector offices...

Housing former prisoners topic of meeting

Aug 20, 2014 11:08am

A community meeting will be held to discuss the Department of Arkansas Community Correction Re-entry Housing Program for the city of Pine Bluff.

The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday...

Diane’s to sponsor food program

Aug 20, 2014 11:08am

Diane’s Adult Health Daycare Center, 601 Ohio St., announces its sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Service Program.

Meals will be provided at no separate charge or a...


Company plans $130 million wood pellets plant in Jefferson Industrial Park

Aug 20, 2014 6:08pm

An Arkansas-based company announced plans Wednesday to build a $130 million plant in the Jefferson Industrial Park to manufacture wood pellets for the European market.

The new plant, which...

EOC board to meet Thursday

Aug 20, 2014 9:08am

The Pine Bluff-Jefferson County Economic Opportunities Commission will hold its board of directors meeting at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, at the EOC administrative building, 1201 W. Pullen St....